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Interview: Mano Le Tough

One of the most celebrated names in House & Techno is Maeve‘s Mano Le Tough. The Dublin born, Switzerland based, artist approaches DJing as seriously as one can, looking at the craft as a legitimate art form. This philosophy allows for a diverse smattering of influences including assorted strains of house, techno, disco, and new wave, coming together to make a sound distinctly individual. A sound which can be heard on releases for the likes of Permanent Vacation, Buzzin’ Fly, Internasjonal, Life and Death, and more esteemed imprints. As a studio force, Mano Le Tough is one of the minds ... Read more

Interview: HOSH

For many years HOSH has been a pillar of the underground dance music world. He has been a core part of the Diynamic label with his own melodically infused tech sound. He has previously stepped away for special 10” vinyl projects and now does so again to start his own new label fryhide. It kicks off with a release of his free to download double disc mix of all his own fresh new productions and will then go on to release the tracks as EPs as well as music of others. He has a busy summer ahead and so we ... Read more

DHA Mix #254 By Nitin

Playing his first club at the age of 17, the Canadian DJ Nitin has taken the music world by storm and today delivers a funky energetic mix, combining new tracks and classic gems; great to banish that Christmas Day hangover or for a bit of NYE inspo. Starting his career in Detroit it wasn’t long before the DJ & producer was hooked on the electronic music scene and started collecting records. In addition to his turn-table techniques, Nitin also runs well respected label No.19 with Art Department’s Jonny White. After gaining a number of reputable signings such as Carlo Lio, ... Read more

DHA Mix #234 By wAFF

UK based DJ and producer wAFF provides us with yet another undeniably brilliant mix, exemplifying his musical talents way beyond his years. Only in his mid twenties wAFF exudes musical talent that many spend years trying to achieve. With a diverse and dynamic DJ’ing career under his belt, it is this combined with his unique and superior affinity with music production software that places him at the forefront on the house and techno hierarchy. Being blessed with a compelling history within the creative industry, it is maybe his experience in dance and acting that means self expression comes so naturally ... Read more

Movement Torino Podcast By Le Loup

Parisian legend Le Loup provides us with a unique podcast ahead of Movement Torino Festival this October. Blessing the likes of Boiler Room back in 2014 with a stellar performance, and gracing the stages of prestigious establishments such as Club Der Visionaere Berlin, DC10 Ibiza & Concrete Paris, Le Loup leaves no melody unturned. The DJ has been in prime demand since he was snapped up by Wolf + Lamb before he even reached adulthood. Providing the perfect melodic experience, Loup incorporates the perfect balance between his Detroit techno, funk and hip-hop influences in order to deliver a housey ear ... Read more

Interview: Ellen Allien

As a youngster, the BPitch Control label signified my introduction to electronic music. Modeselektor’s Happy Birthday and Hello Mom provided countless party anthems for me and my friends, and seeing them live was a downright revelation (champagne shower mosh pits, anyone?).  Paul Kalkbrenner, Sacha Funke, Kiki, basically each and every single artist attached to BPitch helped forge my taste in electronic music. But one BPitch album especially blew my mind: ‘Orchestra of Bubbles’, a collaboration between Ellen Allien and Apparat. A musical journey; a fascinating collection of tracks that once and for all obliterated my skepticism towards the ability of electronic music to evoke emotions. ... Read more

Exclusive Interview With Matthias Tanzmann

“I try to follow my gut as much as possible. But this is a privilege that you have to earn. On the way there you sometimes have to compromise. At least, when you try to make a living out of your passion. I think that is no different in any other field” Matthias Tanzmann emerged from his native town of Leipzig in the mid-nineties, and became one of the most respected German producers, DJs and label owners in the scene. What helped to define and redefine the genres he was swimming through, were his own releases on his label Moon ... Read more

Exclusive Interview With Digitaria

“Of course there is music she likes that I can’t stand, and vice versa. Some years ago she was really into happy indie pop dance, and I was really into minimal, we spent maybe one year without a common ground” Digitaria are Daniela Caldellas and Daniel Albinati, two Brazilians that came together in music a decade ago. They started as a four­piece band, their first release in 2006 on German label Gigolo Records was relicensed to Ministry of Sound and led to their debut album on the label. Since then they have become a duo, released a second album and ... Read more